Anime & Theology: God or No God

In the first episode of Angel Beats – we are welcomed into the afterlife. The viewer, much like the protagonist Otonashi, is confused about this new world we’re entering of…some kind of afterlife. In the world of Angel Beats, the afterlife is like a High School and reincarnation is real. This temporary high school setting is […]

Midweek Links: 04/07/15

Looking for the news? Well, I’ve got some – in my semi-regular assortment of links. Anime Angel Beats! and Easter – A piece by Zeroe4 on the anime Angel Beats! and…Easter. Man, I just repeated the title. But, it’s worth a read. Winter Anime 2015 Review 1 – Part 1 of a review of the anime […]

Anime & Theology: An Understanding Love

Nameko Families is a short-form anime series about a family of nameko mushrooms. It’s based loosely on a mushroom collecting and harvesting game for smartphones and tablet devices. Loosely being the key word. Each five minute episode is a self-contained story involving the family with – only music, no dialogue. In episode 2, we see […]

Good Friday

Now from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land until the ninth hour. And about the ninth hour Jesus cried out with a loud voice, saying, “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?” that is, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” And some of the bystanders, hearing it, said, “This man is […]

Maundy Thursday

Then came the day of Unleavened Bread, on which the Passover lamb had to be sacrificed. So Jesus sent Peter and John, saying, “Go and prepare the Passover for us, that we may eat it.” They said to him, “Where will you have us prepare it?” He said to them, “Behold, when you have entered […]

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